The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 66 50 67
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +17
Permanent jobs citing OOP 31 51 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.37% 4.00% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.27% 5.29% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 30 46 18
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £56,250 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
OOP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
949 964 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 72.66% 75.55% 70.22%
Number of salaries quoted 831 861 641
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

OOP
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Wales region.

OOP Salary Trend in Wales

OOP
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

OOP Salary Histogram in Wales

OOP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -18 30 £35,000 -6.66% 4
West Wales - 1 £32,500 -
OOP
UK

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OOP.

1 31 (56.36%) OO
2 27 (49.09%) C++
3 24 (43.64%) C#
4 21 (38.18%) Java
4 21 (38.18%) JavaScript
5 19 (34.55%) HTML
5 19 (34.55%) CSS
6 18 (32.73%) .NET
7 17 (30.91%) OOD
8 16 (29.09%) jQuery
9 15 (27.27%) MVC
10 14 (25.45%) Windows
10 14 (25.45%) Mac OS
11 12 (21.82%) Software Engineering
11 12 (21.82%) IPTV
11 12 (21.82%) ASP.NET
11 12 (21.82%) C
11 12 (21.82%) DTV
12 11 (20.00%) Scrum
12 11 (20.00%) Multimedia
13 10 (18.18%) .NET Framework
13 10 (18.18%) Degree
13 10 (18.18%) PHP
13 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
14 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
14 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (16.36%) Computer Science
15 8 (14.55%) JSON
15 8 (14.55%) Configuration Management
15 8 (14.55%) SQL

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
1 2 (3.64%) Node.js
2 1 (1.82%) Apache
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) HTTP
1 3 (5.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) MySQL
3 4 (7.27%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.82%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Eclipse
1 4 (7.27%) Ant
2 2 (3.64%) JUnit
2 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.64%) NetBeans
2 2 (3.64%) Subversion
2 2 (3.64%) Maven
3 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (20.00%) Multimedia
2 2 (3.64%) Advertising
3 1 (1.82%) Games
Job Titles
1 49 (89.09%) Developer
2 15 (27.27%) Software Developer
3 12 (21.82%) C++ Developer
4 9 (16.36%) C++ Software Developer
5 6 (10.91%) C# Developer
5 6 (10.91%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Programmer
6 5 (9.09%) PHP Developer
6 5 (9.09%) C Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Perl Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Perl Programmer
7 4 (7.27%) Web Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Software Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Junior Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Graduate
8 3 (5.45%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (34.55%) CSS
1 19 (34.55%) HTML
2 18 (32.73%) .NET
3 16 (29.09%) jQuery
4 12 (21.82%) ASP.NET
5 10 (18.18%) .NET Framework
6 8 (14.55%) JSON
7 6 (10.91%) SOAP
8 5 (9.09%) STL
8 5 (9.09%) Web Services
8 5 (9.09%) XML
8 5 (9.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (9.09%) Qt
8 5 (9.09%) Razor View Engine
8 5 (9.09%) NHibernate
9 4 (7.27%) Mojolicious
9 4 (7.27%) RESTful
9 4 (7.27%) HTML5
9 4 (7.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) DTV
1 12 (21.82%) IPTV
2 9 (16.36%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.45%) Arduino
3 3 (5.45%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.82%) GIS
5 1 (1.82%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.45%) Windows
1 14 (25.45%) Mac OS
2 3 (5.45%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.45%) Linux
2 3 (5.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (56.36%) OO
2 17 (30.91%) OOD
3 15 (27.27%) MVC
4 12 (21.82%) Software Engineering
5 11 (20.00%) Scrum
6 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (14.55%) Configuration Management
8 7 (12.73%) Change Management
9 6 (10.91%) Project Management
9 6 (10.91%) TDD
10 5 (9.09%) Time Management
11 3 (5.45%) Content Management
11 3 (5.45%) UML
11 3 (5.45%) Unit Testing
11 3 (5.45%) Cyber Security
12 2 (3.64%) Mobile Application Development
13 1 (1.82%) Web Development
13 1 (1.82%) Performance Tuning
13 1 (1.82%) Business Intelligence
13 1 (1.82%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 27 (49.09%) C++
2 24 (43.64%) C#
3 21 (38.18%) Java
3 21 (38.18%) JavaScript
4 12 (21.82%) C
5 10 (18.18%) PHP
6 8 (14.55%) SQL
7 4 (7.27%) Perl
7 4 (7.27%) PHP5
7 4 (7.27%) Scala
8 3 (5.45%) VB.NET
8 3 (5.45%) Embedded C
9 2 (3.64%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.82%) Ruby
10 1 (1.82%) Python
10 1 (1.82%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (1.82%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (18.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.27%) Zend
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle
4 1 (1.82%) TOWER Software
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